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Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

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from November 14, 2012 (x) to April 25, 2026

Sunday, April 21, 2013


Best Trees for the Small Garden at Wave Hill

at Perkins Visitors Center (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.
Enjoy a spring walk around Wave Hill as a garden interpreter highlights some great trees suitably scaled to the smaller garden.
Category: Nature, Tours, Earth Day & Arbor Day


Staten Island OutLOUD presents “A Mind at Peace”

at Greenbelt Nature Center (in Blood Root Valley), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This reading will focus on a Turkish classic novel, A Mind at Peace.


History In Your Hands: Spring Sprouts

at Lefferts Historic House (in Prospect Park), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Our farm plots are almost ready for spring planting. We need your help to rotate and sift our compost, then spread it in the plots to enrich the soil.
Category: Nature, Kids

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Landscapes and Memory: Explorations Through Book Arts at Wave Hill

at Ecology Building (in Wave Hill), Bronx

2:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Creative Actions! Studio Sundays Engage in a creative dialogue with your surroundings guided by professional artists working in various media. Join visual artist Elizabeth Hamby to…
Category: Arts & Crafts


The Old Stone House and Light and Sound Concerts Present: David Hykes & The Harmonic Choir

at Old Stone House (in J.J. Byrne Playground), Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

3:00 p.m.
Come and attend a special evening with David Hykes & The Harmonic Choir.
Category: Concerts

Monday, April 22, 2013


High Line Volunteer Fair

at 10th Avenue Square (in The High Line), Manhattan

8:00 a.m.10:00 a.m.
Don’t miss this special occasion to learn about volunteer opportunities at the High Line.
Category: Volunteer

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Art Exhibit: Fish & Crushed Can Story- Mixed Media

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
This mixed media exhibit by artist Iandry Randriamandroso illustrates how growth is disrupted by invasive species.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art


Birding Tours of Bryant Park

at 'wichcraft coffee kiosk (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.
Discover the varieties of birds that call Bryant Park home during the migratory season with guided tours.
Category: Birding, Tours


Exhibition, Benjamin Swett: New York City of Trees

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Twenty-eight color portraits of trees around the five boroughs that grow along the streets and in the parks, cemeteries, gardens, and backyards of the city.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Nature, Art, History, Kids, Talks

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CityParks PuppetMobile Presents "Little Red's Hood"

at Brownsville Recreation Center (in Brownsville Playground), Brooklyn

10:00 a.m.
Little Red’s Hood marionette puppet show is a fresh retelling of the classic “Little Red Riding Hood” tale updated with a modern sensibility that will appeal to kids.
Category: Kids

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